UNLV announced Wednesday that it has reached an agreement on a three-year contract extension with head coach Bobby Hauck.
UNLV Supplemental Draft prospects DL James Boyd and DT Nate Holloway will hold pro day workouts on Tuesday.
UNLV senior DT Nate Holloway will enter the Supplemental Draft, according to former NFL scout John Middlekauff.
Former NFL scout John Middlekauff reports UNLV senior DE James Boyd is entering the Supplemental Draft.
Running back Dionza Bradford has left UNLV on account of "personal reasons."
Former Northwestern running back Adonis Smith is transferring to UNLV.
Running back Adonis Smith has transferred out of Northwestern.
UNLV quarterback Omar Clayton did it all in a blowout win over Wyoming. Clayton threw for 163 yards and three touchdowns, rushed for 50 yards, and even caught a 16 yard pass.
UNLV wide receiver Phillip Payne was suspended for two games due to publicly criticizing his coaches but is ready to be back with the first-team offense and is ready for when the Runnin' Rebels face off against TCU next week.
UNLV wide receiver Phillip Payne has been suspended for the game against West Virginia due to a tweet he made about head coach Bobby Hauck. Basically Payne said in the tweet that he thought the program was in better shape under the former head coach than under the current regime.
UNLV has 25 players on their injury report this week, including quarterback Omar Clayton (undisclosed).
UNLV wide receiver Phillip Payne did all he could to get his team the win against rival Nevada but in the end they fell short despite Payne catching eight passes for 170 yards.
Channing Trotter was the Runnin' Rebels leading rusher last year but was engaged in a tight battle to be the starting tailback with Bradley Randle and C.J. Cox. Trotter was named the starter against Wisconsin but expect to see Cox and Randle getting carries too.
Although the battle was heated between Mike Clausen and Omar Clayton for the starting quarterback job at UNLV, Clausen came out the victor as head coach Bobby Hauck named Clausen the starter for the season opener against Wisconsin.
UNLV tailback C.J. Cox was named the starting tailback but tweaked his knee and therefore has missed the past two weeks of camp and is fighting to get back his starting nod. Cox is in competition with Channing Trotter, last season's leading rusher, true freshman Tim Cornett, and redshirt freshman Bradley Randle, who has started to pull away from the pack.